Happy Wednesday MTG peeps,
Some exciting news out today regarding the latest Magic the GatheringDuel Deck set - Venser vs. Koth. Full decklists and images have been posted over at Gathering Magic by GM minion Adam Styborski - so head on over and give them some link-love.
If you are not in the know - Duel Decks are a Magic the Gathering special series of theme decks that started waaay back in 2007. They contain two 60-card decks designed and developed specifically to be played against each other by two people. Each set depicts a notable rivalry. The sets alternate between showing two rival factions, and two rival planeswalkers, etc.
Here is the list of decks to date - Elves vs. Goblins / Jace vs. Chandra / Divine vs. Demonic / Garruk vs. Liliana / Phyrexia vs. The Coalition / Elspeth vs. Tezzeret / Knights vs. Dragons / Ajani vs. Nicol Bolas / Venser vs. Koth
This set has the cool Planeswalker Emblems and some lovely new card art. Here are the decklists and images from Gathering Magic :
Erupt and Overwhelm - Koth's Deck
Creatures (21) : 2 Plated Geopede, 1 Pygmy Pyrosaur, 2 Pigrim's Eye, 1 Aether Membrane, 2 Fiery Hellhound, 1 Vulshok Sorcerer, 1 Anger, 1 Cosi's Ravager, 1 Vulshok Berserker, 1 Bloodfire Kavu, 1 Stone Giant, 1 Geyser Glider, 1 Lithophage, 1 Torchling, 1 Chartooth Cougar, 1 Earth Servant, 1 Greater Stone Spirit, 1 Bloodfire Colossus
Spells (14) : 1 Koth of the Hammer, 2 Wayfarer's Bauble, 1 Armillary Sphere, 1 Journeyer's Kite, 1 Vulshok Morningstar, 1 Searing Blaze, 1 Vulshok Battlegear, 1 Downhill Charge, 2 Seismic Strike, 1 Spire Barrage, 1 Jaws of Stone, 1 Volley of Boulders
Lands (25) : 25 Mountain
Evade and Shimmer - Venser's Deck
Creatures (23) : 1 Whitemane Lion, 1 Augury Owl, 1 Coral Fighters, 1 Minamo Sightbender, 1 Mistmeadow Witch, 2 Scroll Thief, 1 Neurok Invisimancer, 2 Slith Strider, 1 Sky Spirit, 1 Wall of Denial, 1 Galepowder Mage, 1 Kor Cartographer, 1 Clone, 1 Cryptic Annelid, 1 Primal Plasma, 1 Sawtooth Loon, 1 Cache Raiders, 1 Windreaver, 1 Jedit's Dragoons, 1 Sunblast Angel, 1 Sphinx of Uthuun
Spells (13) : 1 Venser, the Sojourner, 1 Path to Exile, 2 Preordain, 1 Sigil of Sleep, 1 Revoke Existence, 1 Angelic Shield, 1 Oblivion Ring, 1 Safe Passage, 1 Steel of the Godhead, 1 Vanish into Memory, 2 Overrule
Lands (24) : 1 Azorius Chancery, 1 Flood Plain, 1 New Benalia, 2 Sejiri Refuge, 1 Soaring Seacliff, 7 Plains, 11 Island
Here is the 4.1.1. on the product - get thee to a gamery store to acquire !
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Release Date: March 30, 2012
The next set in the Duel Deck series, Venser vs. Koth is due out next month (March 30th). There is already a bit of hype about this set and we should very soon within the next few weeks have the full decklist. We suggest you stay tuned to MTG Mint Card which will have all the coolest singles from this set for pre-order.